WINNING THE LOTTERY — WHAT TO DO
Be prepared for a drastic change in your life. Start the change by following these important steps.
Don’t tell anyone.
Take a photo of the front and back of your signed ticket.
Put the ticket in a safe deposit box at a reputable bank.
Keep going to work until you and your attorney(s) have finalized documents.
Get tax attorney to best advise you how to shelter your money.
Just say, “No.” Almost everyone is going to want something.
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WHAT WOULD I DO IF I WON A GAZILLION DOLLARS?
#1. Build a gated apartment complex which would be a Safe Place for victims of abuse. It would be strictly for the victim and children. No visitors allowed. The complex would have the following on-site services provided:
Additional services provided which would require mandatory participation:
personal care/hygiene classes
#2. Other donations: I’d give $100/year to Wikipedia (since I use it so much) and an unspecified amount to my faith.
#3. For my immediate family, I would:
pay off or buy a home
purchase a new and reasonable vehicle
put non-taxable gift of cash in retirement account annually
#4. For me??? I’d buy myself a 4-wheel drive truck and a chalet in the mountains of Colorado. 🙂 🙂 🙂
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